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Old Posted Mar 31, 2017, 11:04 AM
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Originally Posted by Streamliner View Post
Solution for tented homeless? $531M for 2,000 homes proposed by Father Joe's
Roger Showley
March 30, 2017
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There are clearly problems with concentrating poverty in poor, isolated cities, but 2 bedroom, >1000 sq ft houses in Hemet are currently listed for about $150K on Zillow compared with $265K per (presumably) 1 bedroom or studio in the proposed midrise building. I wonder if there might be a hybrid solution that cuts across different municipalities to provide a range of transitional and permanent housing at lower cost. This of course, would have to be balanced with transit accessibility, and costs of maintenance / support services.
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